|Fall is an optimum time to plant trees, even if you live in |
a cooler climate. Here are a few things you should know
about how trees grow, to help you plan your landscape:
* A tree loses many of its roots in the transplanting
* In spring, a tree will use its energy for leaves.
In fall, it will concentrate on root growth.
* You can plant a tree as long as the ground temperature is
above 40 degrees. Below this temperature, trees will not
* Plan to give a tree at least a month of root growing
Even if it is cold outside, there may still be time to put
a tree in the ground and give it time to flourish, come
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